#51516b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #51516b is composed of 31.8% red, 31.8% green and 42% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 24.3% cyan, 24.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 58% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 13.8% and a lightness of 36.9%. #51516b color hex could be obtained by blending #a2a2d6 with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #666666.

    • R 32
    • G 32
    • B 42
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 58
    CMYK color chart

#51516b color description : Very dark grayish blue.

#51516b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #51516b has RGB values of R:81, G:81, B:107 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.58. Its decimal value is 5329259.

Hex triplet 51516b #51516b
RGB Decimal 81, 81, 107 rgb(81,81,107)
RGB Percent 31.8, 31.8, 42 rgb(31.8%,31.8%,42%)
CMYK 24, 24, 0, 58
HSL 240°, 13.8, 36.9 hsl(240,13.8%,36.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 24.3, 42
Web Safe 666666 #666666
CIE-LAB 35.392, 6.289, -14.948
XYZ 8.989, 8.696, 15.114
xyY 0.274, 0.265, 8.696
CIE-LCH 35.392, 16.218, 292.819
CIE-LUV 35.392, -1.488, -20.598
Hunter-Lab 29.488, 2.809, -9.747
Binary 01010001, 01010001, 01101011

Color Schemes with #51516b

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Alternatives to #51516b

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#51516b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #51516b

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050507 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #51516b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585864 is the less saturated color, while #0101bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #51516b is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #535359 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #555b73 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #585a72 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #565c63 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #535770 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #55576f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #545866 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population